Entry requirements

Students who wish to apply for a higher degree should have a good honours degree from the UK (minimum 2:1) or equivalent internationally recognised qualification. Consideration will be given to those applicants holding a good 2:2 honours degree.
Applicants without an honours degree may also be considered on the basis of work experience, professional qualifications and the relevance of the programme to their current professional role.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Develop your leadership skills in relation to decision making, problem-solving, team working, negotiation and employee performance management. You gain the skills and knowledge essential for managing key areas of organisations, including accounting, human resources, marketing, strategy and operations.

Study global sustainable healthcare, collaborative practices in healthcare management with a focus on including the patient and health economics for non-economists and learn how to manage integrated healthcare systems. This MSc equips you with the necessary tools, techniques and concepts to understand how business is conducted in healthcare settings and the various challenges facing managers from an operational and strategic perspective.

Throughout the programme, you develop an international perspective on management by applying the skills and knowledge you learn to real-world situations. As part of your studies, you can spend a week in Brussels, home to the European Union, NATO and many other international organisations. In addition, through the 14-week placement within an organisation, you will see the challenges healthcare organisations face and learn how they are overcome in a real-world environment. Full course overview here.

Information for international students

For detailed information, see our English language requirements web pages. Please note that if you are required to meet an English language condition, we offer a number of pre-sessional courses in English for Academic Purposes through Kent International Pathways.

Fees and funding

The Business School has a wide range of funding opportunities for postgraduate students, which include Scholarships, Bursaries, the Double Loyalty Scheme for progressing University of Kent undergraduates and our Early Bird Scheme.
The Early Bird entitles students who apply early (before 31 March) and commit early, 10% off their tuition fees. Please note, the Early Bird offer is open to self-funded postgraduate students only. Please visit our funding web pages for the most current opportunities.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Kent Business School
Email
kbsadmissions@kent.ac.uk